Romance is always and forever in the air at LeFay Cottage like a remembrance of a sweet summer past. Passion plays its furtive heart song, seductive whisperings rustle through the pines, moonstruck magic making love to a starry, starry sky.

LeFay Cottage at Little Washington is an oasis of amour, the place to be in celebration of the storybook wedding, an elopement, an impromptu intimate wedding or a stunning destination for a second honeymoon or just a romantic getaway.

Couples holding hands overlooking mountains

Dine at the nearby world-famous Inn at Little Washington. Celebrity Chef Patrick O’Connell turns cuisine into artistry.

Owner of LeFay Cottage, Sally Ann and Celebrity Chef Patrick O'Connell

Your special occasion will be immortalized, not only on the custom souvenir menu and edibly gilded dessert plating’s but by elevating your palate and nourishing you heart and soul.

Plate of dessert

The sommelier sees to it that your repasts are paired perfectly from amuse bouche to sinful finale.

Ethereal transcendence, sheer gastronomic gossamer.

Down a country road in the village of Sperryville, encore epicurean ecstasy awaits at the hottest new dining destination in the DMV. Three Blacksmiths, named number eight of the top ten restaurants by the Washington Post, hosts a single 7 o’clock prix-fixe 16 person seating Thursday-Sunday.

Chef works his wizardry over an open hearth with the owners on hand catering to your every whim. No two meals are ever the same adventure. Count the days until your reservation.

Photo of Three Blacksmiths restaurants

For the less adventurous but no less satisfying, a short stroll from the Inn at Little Washington takes you to Tula’s, serving imaginative fare with sophisticated casual panache.

A favorite for locals and day trippers alike, Tula’s never fails to deliver authentic regional urbane cuisine with a smile.

Food for all

Photo of two plated salads, wine glasses and flowers.

Rappahannock kitchens serve up the finest locally sourced and sustainable good eats as well as vegan and gluten free options, even at the Inn and Three Blacksmiths.

Explore more food fantastic from the Foster Harris House, Blue Door Kitchen, Before and After, Rappahannock Pizza Kitchen and Bar Francis, as well as Headmaster’s in Sperryville to the popular Griffin Tavern in Flint Hill.